City Expands Operating Hours of Neighborhood "Mini" Pools
The City's Neighborhood "Mini" Pools, John Ewald Pool, 4500 Duke St., and The Memorial Pool at the Charles Houston Recreation Center, 901 Wythe St., will now be open on weekends, beginning Saturday, July 17 through Monday, September 6, 2010.
The Neighborhood Pools' operating hours are:
- Monday - Friday from noon to 6 p.m.;
- Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and
- Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.
In addition, Adult Only hours are available at the two neighborhood pools on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is free.
The Ewald pool has a shallow water depth of three to five feet, and the Memorial Pool has a zero-depth entry with a maximum of five feet. The Neighborhood Pools are small pools, able to accommodate up to 45 guests at any given time. Due to limited size, the Neighborhood Pools are restricted to Alexandria residents 13 years of age and younger. Parents are welcome to accompany their children. For more information, visit www.alexandriava.gov/Pools or call 703.746.5553.
The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the City’s Human Rights Code and the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable accommodation or to request materials in an alternative format, call Ralph Baird with the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities at 703.746.5553 (TTY 703.838.4902) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.